Stranglehold

New Hampshire Public Radio

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How one small state got its hands around picking our presidents - and why it won't let go. An investigation into the power and people behind the New Hampshire Primary, and a political story unlike any you've heard before. From New Hampshire Public Ra...Show More
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24:54 | Jan 30th

This is an episode we’ve been thinking about for a long time. It’s a story about us: The New Hampshire media. We can’t dig into the primary without picking apart one of the most essential pieces of t...Show More

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Fun fact: Sarah Koenig got her start covering the New Hampshire primary. She talks about it in this episode. It’s a really interesting discu...Show More

24:53 | Oct 30th, 2019

The New Hampshire town hall has long had a special place in the first-in-the-nation primary story. It’s a forum where normal people can have real interactions with presidential candidates. But lately,...Show More

cesarm recommended:

Interesting look at a new type of “activism” happening on town halls. Sounds good on paper but I can see how it will make things more divisi...Show More

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31:51 | Oct 9th, 2019

In New Hampshire, presidential politics is kind of like a state sport…and just like football, it can get it a little rough. In just a few months, voters in New Hampshire will send some presidential ca...Show More

33:49 | Oct 2nd, 2019

For decades, New Hampshire could stand its ground and knock down anybody that tried to steal its prized possession. We're gonna tell you about some of the people who just wouldn't bow down to New Hamp...Show More

jspinelle recommended:

If you follow Presidential politics, this episode on how the primary process is changing is a must-listen.

10:20 | Feb 12th

While most of the candidates are either celebrating or conceding in New Hampshire, one former front runner is conspicuously absent from a party in his honor. In this special episode, produced in the ...Show More
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